Anna Euphemia Peebles

21 February 1886–11 August 1964 (Age 78)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Anna Euphemia

When Anna Euphemia Peebles was born on 21 February 1886, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, James D Peebles, was 27 and her mother, Euphemia B Gillies, was 29. She married Albert William Fischer on 25 October 1930, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. She died on 11 August 1964, in Plymouth, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 78.

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Albert William Fischer
Anna Euphemia Peebles
Marriage: 25 October 1930

Spouse and Children

25 October 1930
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James D Peebles


    Euphemia B Gillies




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 6

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Peebles on the river Tweed in southeastern Scotland, or from a smaller place of the same name in the parish of St. Vigeans, Angus. Both place names are cognate with Welsh pebyll ‘tent’, ‘pavilion’, to which the English plural -s has been added.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Anna A Peebles in household of James Peebles, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Anna A Peebles in household of James Peebles, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Anna Peebles in household of James D Peebles, "United States Census, 1900"

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